Henson Aluminum AL13 Mild Safety Razor

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The Henson Shaving AL13 safety razor is out of this world literally. Made from aerospace-grade aluminum the DE razor is poised for atmospheric reentry with the optimum shaving angle and minimal blade exposure and a mild shave. The AL13 is fabricated using AS9100 aerospace standards the same criteria used to create satellite components, the Mars Rover, and the International Space station. The accurate blade exposure combined with the innovative head design is what makes the Henson Al13 razor truly unique.

Henson shaving out of Ontario Canada went back to the drawing board to redefine the wet shaving experience unlike any other, reimagining the relationship between the razor head and the blade support. The blade support creates the most accurate blade exposure known to humankind. A DE razor that simultaneously is aggressive in nature but at the same time a truly mild shave. Ideal for any grown man, woman, or beginner to wet shaving that is looking for performance out of the box without suffering from the side effects of DE razors shaving.

While the rest of the competition builds in allowance for casting and painting, Henson Shaving required and achieved a remarkable less than five ten-thousandth of an inch (0.0005) tolerance on critical dimensions through the machining and anodizing process. This means the blade sits straight every single shave.

The Henson aluminum razor Al13 is lightweight weighing only 37 grams, it feels nimble yet in control with the unique staggered diamond pattern knurling. The blade Gap in the 3 piece design head is set to .68mm while the exposure of the blade is kept at .001" to an exact degree of tolerance. Normally this would yield a razor on the aggressive side, however, the substance of the Henson Al13 design mitigates the consequences of the unwanted aggression by the engineering of the head. This is how theHenson Al13razor achieves good safety and futuristichigh shaving performance simultaneously. This level of detail allows theHenson Al13 to perform unlike any other, shearing facial or body hair precisely at skin level rather than cutting beneath the skin. Houston to control we have a babysmooth shave within one pass and zero irritation, do you copy?

Whether you are currently purchasing disposable razors, razor cartridges at the drug store, or have signed up for a subscription program, investing in any Henson razor will have you seeing cost savings within the first year. On average a daily wet shaver will get a month's worth of shaving with 5 blades that are included. Purchase the HK-compatible 100 piece bulk pack and you will enjoy 2 to 3 years' worth of cost savings!


  • Closed Comb
  • Aerospace Grade Aluminum
  • Mild aggressiveness with zero shaving irritation, great for sensitive skin
  • For coarser hair, the Al13 Medium razor is recommended
  • Three-piece safety razor design 
  • Designed and manufactured with extreme precision in mind with exacting tolerances
  • Lightweight handle and balance for precision and maneuverability
  • Unisex for Men and Women 
  • Less chatter reduces razor burn and skin irritation
  • Fewer nicks, cuts, irritations, and ingrown hairs in comparison to a cartridge razor
  • Includes 5 Pack of double-edged blades
  • Available in Jet black and Steel Blue


Safety Bar: Closed Comb
Aggressiveness: Mild
Compatible with RK Henson shaving Stainless SteelDouble Edge safety razor blades that can be recycled in most metal recycling depots. Feather and Astra de safety razor blades may also work but are not recommended.


Length: 4.01 inches (104mm)
Weight: 1.03 ounces (37g)
Made in Ontario, Canada


Handle material: Aerospace Grade Aluminum
Razor head material: Aerospace Grade Aluminum

*TheHenson Shaving Aluminum AL13Safety Razor requires the RK Hensen shaving Stainless SteelDouble Edgesafety razor blades.

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    Erminio S.
    United States

    Fantastic shave

    It took a few shaving before I stopped cutting my face up, but once I got the hang of it, it's the most amazing shave , I will never go back

    Hemang L.
    United States United States

    Nice shaving razor with perfect angle

    This razor is very light weight with proper angle for shaving. I had a fantastic shaving result with this razor. I placed the order with Grown man Shave, but forgot to add it to my previous order. Grown man shave company was offering free shipment over $75 and this was razor was costing around $70, so requested them to waive of the shipment fee which got approved. Also this company explained everything nicely. I will definitely buy from them again.

    Vincent B.
    United States United States

    Great Product

    Great. First time using a safety razor. was smooth and effortless


    Grown Man Shave

    Great to hear Vincent! Enjoy it for years to come.